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Posted: over 2 years ago

USCG Icebreakers Free Ships as Lake Erie Freezes

USCG cutters freed multiple vessels beset by ice in western Lake Erie and the St. Clair River, on Ja...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Russia’s Demand for Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers to Be Determined

The Center for Strategic Development will evaluate Russia’s demand for next-generation super-h...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spotted: Icebreaker Sisters Waiting to Be Named

A double naming ceremony for Pomor and Normann, the two icebreaking offshore vessels built for the R...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Finnish Seamen to Strike in Support of Icebreaker Crews

Finnish Engineer Association and the Finnish Seamen Union revealed plans to enter into strike on Thu...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Finland to Set Aside USD 1.25bn for Icebreaking Fleet Renewal

Finland’s Cabinet Committee on Economic Policy has outlined the future of the wholly state-own...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Two More Icebreakers for Havyard

Havyard Ship Technology AS has signed a contract with an undisclosed international shipping company ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Three icebreakers ordered to support Sakhalin offshore project

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard signed a contract for building of three icebreaking stand-by vessels for R...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Russian Icebreakers Keeping Busy

Russian nuclear-powered icebreakers “Yamal” and “Vaygach” started their esco...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Baltiysky Zavod Books Two More for Rosatom

Baltiysky Zavod has won an open tender for the construction of the next two LK-60 nuclear icebreaker...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

ABB to Supply Azipod Systems for Two Russian Icebreakers

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $25 million to...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

RS and Nordic Yards Ink Agreement on Classification of Russian Icebreakers

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) and Nordic Yards Wismar GMBH have signed an agreement on ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Maritime Industry Records Increasing Demand for Icebreakers

With energy and minerals being increasingly discovered in Arctic regions, and the retreat of sea ice...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Steerprop to Supply Propulsion Systems for Three Russian Icebreakers

Steerprop Ltd. has been contracted to deliver main propulsion systems for three icebreakers of the R...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Rosmorport Sends Icebreakers to Work in Gulf of Finland

The FSUE “Rosmorport” icebreaking fleet started providing icebreaking assistance to vess...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

New Icebreakers to Boost Shipping Along Northern Sea Route

The Northern Sea Route is rapidly becoming an alternative to the existing intercontinental shipping ...

Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Wartsila to Supply Power and Automation Systems for Russian Icebreakers

Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has been awarded the ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Russia: Rosmorport Icebreakers Successfully Complete Their Arctic Missions

  During the summer navigation of this year the FSUE “Rosmorport” icebreakers were proactively ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

FSUE “Rosmorport” Icebreakers Complete Arctic Research Missions

During the summer navigation of this year the FSUE “Rosmorport” icebreakers were proactively used fo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Russia: Vyborg Shipyard to Build Icebreakers under RMRS Class

Vyborg Shipyard JSC have signed a contract with Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RMRS) regardi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Russia: RS, Baltiysky Zavod JSC Ink Services Contract for New Generation Icebreakers

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping has signed a contract with JSC “Baltiysky Zavod – ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Construction of Wagenborg’s Icebreakers Nears Completion (The Netherlands)

At Royal Niestern Sander in Delfzijl, the Ice-Breaking Multipurpose Support Vessel Sanaborg for Wage...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Finland: Greenpeace Activists Board Shell-Leased Icebreakers

A fortnight ago, seven Greenpeace activists lead by Lucy Lawless, the TV star famous for her role in...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

USA: Measurement Technology NW to Upgrade Coast Guard Icebreakers

National Science Foundation (NSF) has award Measurement Technology NW (MTNW) a contract to upgrade w...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Russia: Vyborg Shipyard to Build Two Diesel-powered Icebreakers

Vyborg Shipyard and United Shipbuilding Corporation yesterday signed contract for the construction o...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Russia to Build Four Diesel Icebreakers

The United Shipbuilding Corporation, Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport (Rosmorrechflot...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

15 Icebreakers to Operate in Gulf of Finland this Winter

During the winter navigation 2011-12 fifteen diesel electric icebreakers and one atomic icebreaker w...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago